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Peer reviewed papers in international journals:
  • Prospects of Nanoscience with Nanocrystals. Maksym V. Kovalenko, Liberato Manna, Andreu Cabot, Zeger Hens, Dmitri V. Talapin, Cherie R. Kagan,X Victor I. Klimov, Andrey L. Rogach, Peter Reiss, Delia J. Milliron, Philippe Guyot-Sionnnest, Gerasimos Konstantatos, Wolfgang J. Parak, Taeghwan Hyeon, Brian A. Korgel & Christopher B. Murray, and Wolfgang Heiss,
    ACS Nano, 2015, 9, 1012-1057.
  • High-Performance Thermoelectric Nanocomposites from Nanocrystal Building Blocks, Maria Ibáñez, Zhishan Luo, Aziz Genç, Laura Piveteau, Silvia Ortega, Doris Cadavid, Oleksandr Dobrozhan, Yu Liu, Maarten Nachtegaal, Mona Zebarjadi, Jordi Arbiol, Maksym V. Kovalenko and Andreu Cabot, Nature Communications, 2016, DOIi:10.1038/ncomms10766
  • Nanoparticle clusters: assembly and control over internal order, current capabilities and future potential, J, K. Stolarczyk, A. Deak, D. F. Brougham. Advanced Materials, 2016, DOI:10.1002/adma.201505350
  • Carbon Dots: A Unique Fluorescent Cocktail of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons. Fu, M.; Ehrat, F.; Wang, Y.; Milowska, K Z.; Reckmeier, C.; Rogach, A. L.; Stolarczyk, J. K.; Urban, A. S.; Feldmann, J., Nano Letters 2015, 15 (9), 6030–6035.
  • Quantum Size Effect in Organometal Halide Perovskite Nanoplatelets. Sichert, J. A.; Tong, Y.; Mutz, N.; Vollmer, M.; Fischer, S.; Milowska, K. Z.; Cortadella, R. G.; Nickel, B.; Cardenas-Daw, C.; Stolarczyk, J. K.; Urban, A. S.; Feldmann, J., Nano Letters 2015, 15 (10), 6521–6527.
  • Aggregation kinetics and cluster structure of amino-PEG covered gold nanoparticles. Zámbó, J. D.; Pothorszky, S.; Brougham, D. F.; Deák, A., RSC Advances 2016, 6, 27151–27157.
  • Glyco-copolypeptide grafted magnetic nanoparticles: the interplay between particle dispersion and RNA loading. Borase, T.; Fox, E. El Haddassi, F.; Cryan, S.-A.; Brougham, D. F.; Heise, A., Polymer Chemistry, 2016, DOI: 10.1039/C6PY00250A.
  • Role of Ligand-Ligand vs. Core-Core Interactions in Gold Nanoclusters. Milowska, K Z.; Stolarczyk, J. K., Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 2016, DOI: 10.1039/C5CP06795B.
 
Invited Lectures:
  • Insights into magnetic nanoparticle assemblies and their possible MRI applications from NMR relaxometry. Invited lecture by Dermot Brougham at MAGNIFYCO Final Workshop, Dept. of Chemistry Department, University of Barcelona, 22nd February 2013.
  • NMR in the development of novel nanomaterials for biomedical applications. Invited lecture by Dermot Brougham at TBSI NMR Facility Opening / 2nd Irish NMR Meeting, Trinity College Dublin, 16th April 2013.
  • Fast field cycling NMR relaxometry studies on magnetic nanoparticle suspensions; insights into MRI properties and approaches to design. Invited lecture by Dermot Brougham at the 8th Field-Cycling NMR Relaxometry Conference, Molecular Biology Centre, Via Nizza 52, Torino, 23rd-25th May 2013.
  • Patchiness at the nanoscale: what is it and what can we use it for? Invited lecture by Jessica Rodríguez-Fernández at the NIM Workshop Young Ideas in Nanoscience, Munich, 19th-20th November 2013.
  • Shedding-light on vacancy-doped copper chalcogenides: shape-controlled synthesis and plasmonic properties of Cu2-xTe nanocrystals. Invited lecture by Jessica Rodríguez-Fernández at the 1st International Symposium on Nanoparticles/Nanomaterials and Applications, Lisbon, 20th-22nd January 2014.
  • Colloidal nanocrystals for energy conversion devices: advantages and limitations. Invited lecture by Andreu Cabot (IREC) at the NaNaX 6: Nanoscience with Nanocrystals conference, May 18th-23rd, 2014, Bad Hofgastein, Austria
  • Copper Chalcogenide Nanocrystals and Heterostructures Thereof: Synthesis and Optoelectronic Properties, Invited lecture by Jessica Rodríguez-Fernández (LMUM) at the Zing Nanocrystals Conference, Punta Cana (Dominican Republic), 13th-16th July 2014.
  • Copper Chalcogenide Nanocrystals, Heterostructures and Hybrids Thereof: Optical Properties and Energy-related Aspects, Invited lecture by Jessica Rodríguez-Fernández at the Politecnico di Milano, Milan (Italy), 1 October 2014.
  • Novel routes to functional magnetic nanomaterials for image guided delivery / stimulated release. Invited talk by Dermot Brougham at the Network of Excellence for Functional Biomaterials, NUI Galway, 26 January 2015
  • Functional Nanoparticles and Assemblies based on Metals and Semiconductors: Design and Bio-applications". Invited lecture by Jessica Rodríguez-Fernández at the Sino-German Young Researcher Workshop on Biomedical Potentials of Inorganic Nanomaterials, Shanghai (China), 15-17 April, 2015.
  • Preparation of stable suspensions of hybrid clusters of controlled size by competitive stabilizer desorption method to a liquid interface. Invited lecture by Dermot Brougham at the Fall 2015 E-MRS Meeting, Warsaw, Poland 15th-18th September 2015.
  • Field-cycling NMR in Materials Development. Invited lecture by Dermot Brougham at 9th Fast Field-Cycling NMR Relaxometry Conference University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK 27th - 30th July 2015.
  • Novel routes to functional magnetic nanomaterials for image guided delivery / stimulated release. Invited talk by Dermot Brougham at NFB, the Network of Excellence for Functional Biomaterials, NUI Galway, 26th January 2015.
  • Compositional and Morphological Engineering of Nanocrystals – Nanocrystals applications. Invited lecture by Andreu Cabot at Phonsi Workshop, Zurich, Switzerland, 30th September 2015.
  • Colloidal Nanocrystals for Energy Conversion, Invited Seminar by Andreu Cabot at ETH, Zurich, Switzerland, 14th April 2015.
  • Nanoparticles for Energy Conversion. Invited Seminar by Andreu Cabot at University of Campinas, Brazil, 31st August 2015.
  • Quaternary Colloidal Nanocrystals. Invited talk by Andreu Cabot at the 2015 MRS Spring Meeting, San Francisco, USA, 6th-10th April 2015.
  • Solution Processing of Thermoelectric Materials, Devices and Systems, invited lecture by Andreu Cabot, EERA AMPEA workshop, Torino, Italy, 24th November 2015.
  • Solution-Processed Nanomaterials for Energy Conversion, invited lecture by Andreu Cabot, GEFES Meeting. Ciudad Real, Spain, 23rd January 2014.
  • Colloidal Nanocrystals for energy conversion/storage: Advantages and Limitations, invited lecture by Andreu Cabot, Nanoselect Meeting, Sant Feliu de Guixols, Spain, 27th June 2014.
  • Colloidal nanoparticles for energy applications. Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems, invited lecture by Andreu Cabot, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, China, 11th October 2014.
  • Colloidal nanoparticles for energy conversion and storage, invited lecture by Andreu Cabot, Normal University of Beijing. Beijing. China. 11th October 2014.
  • Colloidal Nanoparticles for Energy Applications, invited lecture by Andreu Cabot, Shandong University, Jinan, China, 9th October 2014.
  • Bottom-up Engineering of Thermoelectric Materials and Devices from Solution-Processed Nanoparticle Building Blocks, invited talk by Andreu Cabot, UNION Thermoelectrics Workshop, Barcelona, Spain, 2nd June 2015.
  • Functional Nanoparticles and Assemblies based on Metals and Semiconductors: Synthesis and Bio-application Potential. Invited lecture by Jessica Rodríguez-Fernández at the UNION Industry Workshop, Barcelona (3 June, 2015)
  • Functional Assemblies with Plasmonic Semiconductor and Metal Nanoparticles. Invited lecture by Jessica Rodríguez-Fernández at the META 2015 (6th International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics), New York (USA), 4-7 August 2015.
  • Hierarchical Assemblies with Plasmonic Nanoparticles. Invited lecture by Jessica Rodríguez-Fernández at the Workshop "Nanoscale Assemblies of Semiconductor Nanocrystals, Metal Nanoparticles and Single Molecules: Theory, Experiment and Application", Dresden (Germany), 24-28 August 2015.
  • Hierarchical Assemblies with Plasmonic Semiconductor Nanoparticles. Invited lecture by J. Rodríguez-Fernández at the University of Vigo, Vigo (Spain), 20 November 2015.
  • Plasmonic nanoparticles and nanostructures, Smart 2014 – Smart functional materials shaping our future, Invited talk by A. Deák, 19-20 September 2014, Debrecen, Hungary.
  • Gold nanoparticles: Colloid chemistry and applications, Suzhou Institute of Nano-Tech and Nano-Bionics, invited seminar by A. Deák, Chinese Academy of Science, 28th May 2014, Suzhou, China.
 
Oral Presentations:
  • J. Rodríguez-Fernández, Cation Exchange Synthesis and Optical Properties of Copper Telluride Nanocrystals and Nano-heterostructures, NANAX 6: NANOSCIENCE WITH NANOCRYSTALS, Bad Hofgastein (Austria), 18-23 May 2014.
  • J. Stolarcykk, Hydrophilic vs. Hydrophobic: Interface Effect on Photocatalytic Hydrogen Generation on Dye-Sensitized TiO2 Nanoparticles, NANAX 6: NANOSCIENCE WITH NANOCRYSTALS, Bad Hofgastein (Austria), 18-23 May 2014.
  • M. Ibanez, Nanocrystals Hydrohalide surface treatment to control interface properties and tune charge carrier concentration of nanomaterials, NANAX 6: NANOSCIENCE WITH NANOCRYSTALS, Bad Hofgastein (Austria), 18-23 May 2014.
  • I. Kriegel, A. Wisnet, A. R. S. Kandada, F. Scotognella, F. Tassone, C. Scheu, H. Zhang, A. O. Govorov, J. Rodríguez-Fernández, J. Feldmann, Optoelectronic Properties of Type II CdTe-Cu2-xTe Nano-heterostructures with Excitonic and Plasmonic Properties, MRS SPRING MEETING 2014, San Francisco (USA), 21-25 April 2014.
  • J. Rodríguez-Fernández, Ilka Kriegel, Andreas Wisnet, AliakseiDubavik, Alexander O. Govorov, JochenFeldmann: "Shape-Controlled Synthesis of Copper Telluride Nanocrystals with Near-Infrared Plasmonic Properties". ICMAT 2013– 7th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MATERIALS FOR ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES, Singapore (Singapore), 30 June-5 July 2013
  • J. Rodríguez-Fernández, Ilka Kriegel, Andreas Wisnet, Christian Waursich, Alexander Eychmüller, AliakseiDubavik, Christian Waurisch, Hui Zhang, Alexander O. Govorov, JochenFeldmann: "Shape-Controlled Synthesis of Copper Telluride Nanocrystals with Near-Infrared Optical Properties". E-MRS 2013 SPRING MEETING, Strasbourg (France), 27-31 May 2013.
  • D. Brougham, Eoin Fox, TsedevNinjbadgar "Fast field cycling NMR relaxometry studies on magnetic nanoparticle suspensions; insights into MRI properties and approaches to design" Invited lecture at 8th Field-Cycling NMR Relaxometry Conference, Molecular Biology Centre, Via Nizza 52, Torino, 23-25 May 2013.
  • D. Brougham, Eoin Fox, TsedevNinjbadgar, Sarah Carke W Insights into magnetic nanoparticle assemblies and their possible MRI applications from NMR relaxometry"Invited lecture at MAGNIFYCO Final Workshop, Dept. of Chemistry Department, University of Barcelona, 22 February 2013.
  • Habeeb Muhammed, J. Rodríguez-Fernández: "Toward Hierarchical Assemblies: Growing Metal Chalcogenide Clusters on Metallic Nanoparticles". Workshop on Photonics and Optoelectronics, Riezlern (Austria), 28 September – 2 October 2014.
  • Adam J. Blanch, J. Rodíguez-Fernández: "Growth & Separation of Multibranched Gold Nanostructures". Workshop on Photonics and Optoelectronics, Riezlern (Austria), 28 September – 2 October 2014.
  • Jessica Rodríguez-Fernández: "Copper Chalcogenide Nanocrystals, Heterostructures and Hybrids Thereof: Optical Properties and Energy-related Aspects", at the Politecnico di Milano, Milan (Italy), 1 October 2014.
  • Dermot Brougham: "Novel routes to functional magnetic nanomaterials for image guided delivery / stimulated release" at the Network of Excellence for Functional Biomaterials, NUI Galway, 26 January 2015.
  • Shany Neyshtadt, Ilka Kriegel, Jessica Rodríguez-Fernández, Stephan Hug, Bettina V. Lotsch, and Enrico da Como, "Graphene Oxide-Directed Self-Assembly of Copper Sulfide Nanocrystals into Electronically Coupled Hybrid Structures". 4th International Conference on Multifunctional, Hybrid and Nanomaterials (Hybrid Materials 2015), Sitges (Spain), 9 – 13 March 2015.
  • Andreu Cabot, Composition Control in Quaternary Colloidal Nanocrystals, 2015 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit, San Francisco, California, 6 – 10 April 2015.
  • Silvia Ortega, Maria Ibáñez, Doris Cadavid, Yu Liu, Oleksandr Drobrozhan and Andreu Cabot: "Solution Processed Thermoelectric Nanocomposites: from Materials to Devices". International Conference on Thermoelectrics, Dresden, Germany, 28th June – 2nd July 2015.
  • Michaela Meyns, Pablo Guardia, Gihan Joshua and Andreu Cabot: "Electrostatic Asssembly: Chances and Obstacles". Fall 2015 E-MRS Meeting, Warsaw, Poland, 15th– 18th September 2015.
  • Gihan Joshua, Michaela Meyns, Pablo Guardia and Andreu Cabot: "The use of micelles in the directed-assembly of hierarchical nanoparticle clusters". Fall 2015 E-MRS Meeting, Warsaw, Poland, 15th– 18th September 2015.
  • Andreu Cabot, Colloidal Nanocrystals for energy conversion/storage: Advantages and Limitations, NANAX 6: NANOSCIENCE WITH NANOCRYSTALS, Bad Hofgastein (Austria), 18-23 May 2014.
  • Ilka Kriegel, J. Rodríguez-Fernández et al. "Carrier dynamics and optoelectronic properties of type II CdTe-Cu2-xTe nano-heterostructures with excitonic and plasmonic properties." E-MRS Spring Meeting 2015, Lille (France), 11-15 May 2015.
  • Adam J. Blanch, Markus Döblinger, Jessica Rodríguez-Fernández, "Multi-branched and Hollow Gold Nanoparticles with Highly-Tunable NIR Plasmon Resonances". IACIS 2015 (5th Conference of the International Association of Colloid and Interface Scientists & 47th Conference of the German Colloid Society), Mainz, 24-29 May, 2015.
  • A. J. Blanch, M. Döblinger, J. Rodríguez-Fernández: 'Synthesis and optical response of monodisperse hollow multi-branched gold nanoparticles with tuneable NIR plasmon resonances'. E-MRS Fall Meeting 2015, Warsaw (Poland), 15 – 18 September 2015.
  • M.A.H. Muhammed, M. Döblinger, J. Rodríguez-Fernández: 'Hierarchical Gold-Copper Chalcogenide Core-Shell Nanoparticle Clusters with Selectable NIR Metal/Semiconductor Plasmon Resonances'. E-MRS Fall Meeting 2015, Warsaw (Poland), 15 – 18 September 2015.
  • P. Dey, K.J. Thurecht, I. Blakey, P.M. Fredericks, J. Rodríguez-Fernández: 'Molecular linker mediated hierarchical formation of gold nano-assemblies'. E-MRS Fall Meeting 2015, Warsaw (Poland), 15 – 18 September 2015.
  • Eszter Gergely-Fülöp, Gergő Fülöp, Norbert Nagy, András Deák: Self-assembly and manipulation of plasmonic nanoparticles COST ACTION CM1101 – WORKSHOP "Functionalized surfaces and Nanobiocomposites", SZEGED, 2013.May 27.
  • Norbert Nagy, Dániel Zámbó, Szilárd Pothorszky, András Deák: Nanoparticle rings prepared by capillary lithography, E-MRS Fall Meeting, Warsaw, Poland, 2015
  • Dániel Zámbó, András Deák: Controlled self-assembly of gold nanoparticles by fine-tuning colloidal interactions, Conference of Research Centre for Natural Sciences, Budapest, Hungary, 2014
  • Dániel Zámbó, Szilárd Pothorszky, Eszter Gergely-Fülöp, Norbert Nagy, András Deák: Gold Nanostructures Prepared Based on a Colloid Chemical Approach, 20th International Conference on Chemistry, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, 2014.
  • Francesco Barbero, Paolo Gasco "Solid Lipid Nanoparticles, Application in Diagnostics & results in FP7 UNION project". SLN: A TOOL IN NANOMEDICINE – DNA-TRAP project (MSCA-IAPP) workshop, Norwich, UK, 18th May 2015
 
Poster Presentations:
  • Physical insights into synthesis, surface chemistry and assembly of magnetic nanoparticles from magnetic resonance measurements, Dermot Brougham, Jacek K. Stolarczyk, NANAX 6: NANOSCIENCE WITH NANOCRYSTALS, Bad Hofgastein (Austria), 18-23 May 2014.
  • Shape-Controlled Synthesis and NIR Optical Properties of Vacancy-Doped Cu2-x Te Nanocrystals, I. Kriegel, J. Rodríguez-Fernández, A. Wisnet, H. Zhang, C. Scheu, H. Zhang, C. Waurisch, A. Eychmüller, A. Dubavik, A.O. Govorov, J. Feldmann, MRS SPRING MEETING 2014, San Francisco (USA), 21 - 25 April 2014.
  • Ultra-versatile Nanoparticle Integration into Organized Nanoclusters (UNION). Poster presentation by M. Barea at International conference on nanotechnology, nanomaterials and thin films for energy applications, University College London, UK. February 19 - 21 2014.
  • UNION Ultra-versatile Nanoparticle Integration into Organized Nanoclusters. Poster presentation by German Noriega, International Congress on Materials and Renewable Energy, Athens, Greece, July 1st - 3rd, 2013.
  • UNION Ultra-versatile Nanoparticle Integration into Organized Nanoclusters. Poster presentation by Dermot Brougham, at EuroNanoForum, National Conference Centre Dublin, June 18th-20th, 2013.
  • Field-cycling NMR Relaxometry in Developing Nanoparticulate MRI Contrast Agents. Poster presentation by Dermot Brougham, at the European Molecular Imaging Meeting EMIM2013, Incontra - Centro Congressi Via Nino Costa 8, Torino, 26th-28th May 2013.
  • UNION Ultra-versatile Nanoparticle Integration into Organized Nanoclusters. Poster presentation by Silvia Ortega, European Conference on Thermoelectrics, Madrid, Spain, September 24th – 26th, 2014.
  • Toward Hierarchical Hybrid Assemblies: Growing Metal Chalcogenide Clusters on Metallic Nanoparticles. Habeeb Muhammed and Jessica Rodríguez-Fernández, "4th International Conference on Multifunctional, Hybrid and Nanomaterials (Hybrid Materials 2015), Sitges (Spain), 9 – 13 March 2015.
  • UNION Ultra-versatile Nanoparticle Integration into Organized Nanoclusters. Poster presentation by D Brougham, at EuroNanoForum, National Conference Centre Dublin, June 18th-20th, 2013.
  • Bottom-Up Processing of Silver Chalcogenide Nanocomposites. Poster presentation by Doris Cadavid, International Conference on Thermoelectrics, Dresden, Germany, 28th June – 2nd July 2015. Poster awarded as ITS Outstanding Poster.
  • UNION Ultra-versatile Nanoparticle Integration into Organized Nanoclusters. Poster presentation by Paolo Gasco, Notte dei Ricercatori, Torino, Italy, 25th September 2015. Public Dissemination.
  • S. Neyshtadt, I. Kriegel, J. Rodríguez-Fernández et al., "Graphene Oxide-Directed Self-Assembly of Copper Sulfide Nanoparticles into Electronically Coupled Hybrid Structures". IACIS 2015 (5th Conference of the International Association of Colloid and Interface Scientists & 47th Conference of the German Colloid Society), Mainz, 24-29 May, 2015.
  • A.J. Blanch, M. Döblinger, J. Rodríguez-Fernández. "Hollow multi-branched gold nanoparticles with tuneable near infra-red plasmon resonances". 5th International Colloids Conference, Amsterdam, 21-24 June, 2015.
  • D. Ergöçmen, M.A.H. Muhammed, A.J. Blanch, J. Hierrezuelo, D. Brougham, J. Rodríguez-Fernández: 'Hybrid Assemblies Based on Plasmonic Semiconductors'. E-MRS Fall Meeting 2015, Warsaw (Poland), 15 – 18 September 2015.
  • D. Zambo, A. Deak: Clustering of mPEG-coated nanoparticles governed by colloidal interactions, 4th International Colloids Conference, 15-18. June, 2014, Madrid, Spain
  • Dániel Zámbó, Szilárd Pothorszky, András Deák: Controlling the aggregation kinetics and cluster structure of gold nanoparticles covered by amino-PEG, E-MRS Fall Meeting, Warsaw, Poland, 2015
  • Szilárd Pothorszky, Dániel Zámbó, András Deák: Directing anisotropic assembly between charged gold nanoparticles through well-defined regio-selective surface modification, E-MRS Fall Meeting, Warsaw, Poland, 2015
 
 
   
 
 
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